Rahul Gandhi resigned from the post of Congress president yesterday, accepting the responsibility of the party’s debacle in the Lok Sabha elections 2019.

Bombala Times

A day after his resignation, his sister and party leader, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra lauded him for his ‘courageous’ decision.


She took to Twitter to support him and show respect to his decision.

Earlier, when Priyanka Gandhi entered into politics, Rahul talked about how they always give each other the needed space and have been together through hell.

Yesterday, Rahul Gandhi made his resignation letter public and said that he is no longer the party president.

He also requested that the CWC should decide on the new president quickly as he is nowhere in the process.

The Hindu

After his resignation, his designation as president of Congress was also changed to Member of Congress and Member of Parliament on Twitter.